Period
to 18 August 2019

The table below provides summary statistics for permanent job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Micro Focus products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the salaries offered in vacancies that have cited Micro Focus over the 6 months to 18 August 2019 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

The figures below represent the IT labour market in general and are not representative of salaries within Micro Focus.

Micro Focus
UK > Scotland
6 months to
18 Aug 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 201 211 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 - -
Permanent jobs citing Micro Focus 21 18 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.40% 0.33% -
As % of the Vendors category 1.08% 0.81% -
Number of salaries quoted 5 0 0
Scotland median annual salary £50,000 - -
UK median annual salary £50,000 £52,500 £29,000
% change year-on-year -4.76% +81.03% -35.56%

Micro Focus is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all permanent job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in Scotland.

All Vendors
Scotland
Permanent vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 1,948 2,233 2,136
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Scotland 37.53% 40.45% 39.76%
Number of salaries quoted 1,232 1,463 1,298
Scotland median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.88% -
10th Percentile £27,500 £28,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £70,000 £67,500 £67,500
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%

Micro Focus
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing Micro Focus as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for Micro Focus in Scotland

Micro Focus
Salary Trend in Scotland

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Micro Focus in Scotland.

Salary trend for Micro Focus in Scotland

Micro Focus
Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing Micro Focus within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 18 August 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +8 19 £50,000 -
Glasgow +41 1 - -
West Lothian -14 1 - -
Micro Focus
UK

For the 6 months to 18 August 2019, IT jobs citing Micro Focus also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads across the Scotland region with a requirement for Micro Focus.

1 20 (95.24%) .NET
1 20 (95.24%) DevOps
2 19 (90.48%) PowerShell
2 19 (90.48%) Team Foundation Server
2 19 (90.48%) Microsoft Azure
2 19 (90.48%) Release Management
2 19 (90.48%) Apache Ivy
2 19 (90.48%) Ant
2 19 (90.48%) Visual Studio
2 19 (90.48%) Python
2 19 (90.48%) Microsoft
2 19 (90.48%) SQL
2 19 (90.48%) Ruby
3 15 (71.43%) Process Improvement
3 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (66.67%) Finance
4 14 (66.67%) SDLC
5 10 (47.62%) QA
6 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
7 2 (9.52%) JMeter
7 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
8 1 (4.76%) RESTful
8 1 (4.76%) Open Source
8 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
8 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
8 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
8 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
8 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
8 1 (4.76%) NeoLoad
8 1 (4.76%) Relational Database

Micro Focus
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Cloud Services
1 19 (90.48%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
1 1 (4.76%) RDBMS
1 1 (4.76%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 19 (90.48%) Ant
1 19 (90.48%) Apache Ivy
1 19 (90.48%) Team Foundation Server
1 19 (90.48%) Visual Studio
2 2 (9.52%) JMeter
3 1 (4.76%) Gatling
3 1 (4.76%) HP UFT
3 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
3 1 (4.76%) LoadRunner
3 1 (4.76%) NeoLoad
3 1 (4.76%) Selenium
3 1 (4.76%) SoapUI
General
1 14 (66.67%) Finance
2 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
2 1 (4.76%) Public Sector
2 1 (4.76%) Retail
2 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 18 (85.71%) Senior DevOps
2 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 14 (66.67%) DevOps Developer
2 14 (66.67%) Senior Developer
2 14 (66.67%) Senior Software Developer
2 14 (66.67%) Software Developer
3 5 (23.81%) DevOps Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior DevOps Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Senior Software Engineer
4 4 (19.05%) Software Engineer
5 2 (9.52%) Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Automation Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Test Consultant
6 1 (4.76%) Performance Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Software Tester
6 1 (4.76%) Test Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (95.24%) .NET
2 1 (4.76%) RESTful
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (95.24%) DevOps
2 19 (90.48%) Release Management
3 15 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (71.43%) Process Improvement
4 14 (66.67%) SDLC
5 4 (19.05%) Software Engineering
6 2 (9.52%) Test Automation
7 1 (4.76%) Open Source
7 1 (4.76%) Performance Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Software Testing
7 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 19 (90.48%) PowerShell
1 19 (90.48%) Python
1 19 (90.48%) Ruby
1 19 (90.48%) SQL
2 1 (4.76%) C#
2 1 (4.76%) C++
2 1 (4.76%) Java
2 1 (4.76%) JavaScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (47.62%) QA
Vendors
1 19 (90.48%) Microsoft